A little piece of heaven — falling in love with Bora Bora

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A little of heaven

little piece heaven

(a from my Journal)

I a quote the late (bless his when he visited Pangkor an upscale in Malaysia. said that he saw island, he because it so beautiful the resort that quote in their Well, I definitely relate those emotions. I arrived Bora. I the excitement being here with the beauty of place made a bit I just t believe m actually I keep myself every or so.

arrived in on Tahiti a six-and-a-half flight from on Air Nui. It funny how go back day when cross the Date Line west to I left a Sunday and arrived a Saturday I changed time and on everything, my iPod. refused to a song I d the date When I the date it worked guess iPods not designed play music the past Weird, eh? must send an e-mail. we arrived in Papeete the dark. just think s amazing navigation systems so brilliantly steer a precisely to tiny dot the middle this massive We were at the with garlands of fragrant Tahiti. The day, I up early catch my flight to (Bora Bora airport code). I opened blinds, I just stunned the view. hotel faced airport and

runway but that loomed deep blue and the peaks of Wow!

The 45-minute to BOB quite special. could sense excitement of passengers as plane descended the clouds. we broke of the cloud, a vista awaited a massive lagoon bordered lush green the fringes which broke waves from open ocean, a mountainous in the crowned by lofty peaks. a sight! airstrip was one of atolls, which that you to take boat to you were We were at the hall with garlands and to a boat.

My was taken of and were whisked into the to the the Sofitel The boat to the was nothing of stunning. colours of lagoon and shape of Otemanu kept as we along. Awesome. were greeted the resort pier by lovely Rebecca a guitarist also doubles the resort bouncer I and were an ice-cold beer!

Sofitel Motu sunset

The Motu is on a island in lagoon, with small number bungalows scattered the hill, and over water. I for an bungalow (I t imagine all this and not in an bungalow!!) and was just

It had large bedroom bathroom; a room with coffee table featured a floor, making possible to the fish the clear below; and decks, an deck in shade and lower deck deck chairs steps which down to water (you go snorkelling off the and an shower. I pinching myself the first hour as just could believe I here and I was The colours the lagoon quite simply I sat on the for the of the and just at the and the fish that by below

Sofitel Motu bungalows

The morning, I my snorkelling and swam the reefs several hours. corals weren too spectacular I m after seeing magnificent reefs Malaysia and but there large numbers multi-coloured fish as the angelfin, triggerfish parrotfish. I spent the on the enjoying the listening to iPod and out for reef sharks; saw quite few of as they swam by deck just sunset.

Baby black-tip shark, viewed the deck

following day, went for island tour included shark manta ray We first the edge the lagoon, shallow area one of wave-breaking atolls. the distance, waves from open ocean on the while we bobbed up down in relative calm the lagoon. One the two jumped into water with bucket full fish. We in along him and minutes, we surrounded by school of reef sharks, up to meters long. swam around for a checking us then ventured I was surprised when of them up to two meters me, then a quick I discovered when one the guides me back the boat: had cut foot on sharp coral though it only a cut, the blood that from the was more sufficient to a shark if I suitable for

Mt. Otemanu by a cloud

I Bora Bora four unforgettable For me, was a come true. sometimes still t believe ve been this little of heaven Earth.


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